Dr. Robert Butler handles same-day or acute care visits for Whole Family Health Center in our Vero Beach Clinical Office for patients over 6 months of age, ensuring that our patients can be seen for acute problems quickly. He was raised on a farm near the shore of Lake Erie, in the southernmost part of Canada. Dr. Butler completed all of his medical training in London, Canada where he was Chief resident during his final year of residency. He practiced at UWO Student Health and University Hospital (Emergency), as well as other smaller community-based ERs before moving to Florida in 1991 to pursue his love of water sports. He has practiced in Indian River County for over 30 years, mainly at Indian River Medical Center (which eventually became CCIRH) first in the Emergency Department then later in their Urgent Care (Medical Director for several years) before coming to WFHC. He was previously a clinical preceptor for medical students in Ontario (UWO) and Florida (FSU).